PlayStation Network Data Breach Class Action Settlement

A settlement has been reached with Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC and Sony Online Entertainment LLC in a class action lawsuit related to the unauthorized attacks in April 2011 on certain computer network systems. If you had... Read More »

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Mirena Lawsuit Claims IUD Caused Uterine Perforation

A recent Mirena IUD lawsuit has been filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals (Bayer), alleging the pharmaceutical giant failed to adequately and properly test the intrauterine birth control device and failed to warn consumers of dangerous Mirena complications including uterine perforation. Plaintiff Marisela O.,... Read More »

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Class Action Lawsuit Accuses Nationstar of Racketeering

Last week, Nationstar Mortgage LLC was hit with a class action lawsuit accusing the loan company of violating federal Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organizations (RICO) and Florida law over claims that the company automatically charged homeowners through a subsidiary for home inspections that… Read More »

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Study Shows Risperdal Increases Risk of Adult Gynecomastia

New research shows that the anti-psychotic drug Risperdal may increase gynecomastia, also known as male breast growth, in older men. Risperdal is manufactured by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, and is often used to treat autism and bipolar disorder. Over the past few years, there... Read More »

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Google Hit With reCAPTCHA Class Action Lawsuit

A reCAPTCHA class action lawsuit has been filed against Google Inc. by a plaintiff who claims the internet company’s reCAPTCHA software, which is supposedly used to verify if an actual person and not an automated program is attempting to access any given… Read More »

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Onfi Linked to Risk of Stevens Johnson Syndrome

The use of Onfi (clobazam), has been linked to risks of developing Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS), a rare but serious skin reaction. Onfi is a popular anti-seizure medication often prescribed with a combination of medications in order to treat Lennox-Gaustaut Syndrome, a... Read More »

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Container Store ZIP Code Class Action Reaches Settlement

The plaintiffs in The Container Store class action lawsuit, alleging that the retailer illegally asked for customers to disclose their ZIP codes during credit card purchases, want a Massachusetts federal judge to grant final approval to the class action settlement, saying that… Read More »

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Actos MDL Plaintiff Alleges Actos Caused Bladder Cancer

An Actos MDL (multidistrict litigation) now includes yet another plaintiff who allegedly developed Actos bladder cancer. Plaintiff Charles V. and his wife filed the lawsuit in September against Takeda Pharmaceuticals. The plaintiffs alleged Takeda failed to warn them about potential Actos complications... Read More »

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What is Stevens Johnson Syndrome?

Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a rare but dangerous skin disorder. The disorder causes severe reactions in a person’s skin and mucous membranes. It is often a result of an allergic reaction to various over the counter or prescription medications or as... Read More »

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Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft Lawsuits Surpass 1,000

The Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft has caused the medical community to be concerned as a hundreds of individuals have experienced adverse Infuse Bone Graft side effects. These side effects often have resulted from off-label use of the Infuse Bone Graft, which Medtronic... Read More »

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Pfizer Asbestos Mesothelioma Lawsuit Dismissed

A wrongful death asbestos lawsuit was dismissed in Washington state this month. A man allegedly developed asbestos mesothelioma after working at a now bankrupt subsidiary of Pfizer Inc. The estate of James O. alleged in the asbestos mesothelioma lawsuit that Pfizer was responsible... Read More »

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